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Fickling, David

Overview
Works: 36 works in 118 publications in 2 languages and 598 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Science fiction  Short stories  Juvenile works  History  Frame stories  Action and adventure fiction  Spy stories  Adventure stories  Historical fiction 
Roles: Author, Adapter, Other, Editor
Classifications: PS3551.S5, 813.54
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Publications about David Fickling
Publications by David Fickling
Most widely held works by David Fickling
The man who fell to earth by Walter S Tevis( Book )
11 editions published between 1979 and 1987 in English and held by 101 libraries worldwide
T.J. Newton is an extraterrestrial who goes to Earth on a desperate mission of mercy. But instead of aid, Newton discovers loneliness and despair that ultimately ends in tragedy
Outcast by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )
7 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
An epic story of Roman Britain by one of the most renowned writers of historical fiction for children: Rescued as a baby from a shipwrecked Roman galley, Beric is raised in a British tribe but is never fully accepted by them. When disaster and bad times come to the clan, they believe it is down to Beric - that he has brought bad luck and misfortune to them - and they cast him out. Left alone without family or friends, Beric is sold into slavery in Rome and then condemned to a life on the rowing-bench of a Roman galley. With danger and death all around him, Beric must free himself and try and build a new life
Hijacked! by James M Marks( Book )
10 editions published between 1979 and 1988 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
On his return to school in Thailand, Jason's plane is hijacked by a Japanese terrorist group working for Arab interests
Pig on the run : a story by Mira Lobe( Book )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Een wild zwijntje beleeft allerlei wonderlijke avonturen, maar komt tenslotte weer veilig thuis. Prentenboek met stripachtige tekeningen in vrolijke kleuren. Vanaf ca. 3 jaar
The death of grass by John Christopher( Book )
3 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
At first the virus wiping out grass and crops is of little concern to John Custance. It has decimated Asia, causing mass starvation and riots, but Europe is safe and a counter-virus is expected any day. Except, it turns out, the governments have been lying to their people. When the deadly disease hits Britain, society starts to descend into barbarism
I, robot by Isaac Asimov( Book )
8 editions published between 1963 and 1988 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
In this collection, one of the great classics of science fiction, Asimov set out the principles of robot behavior that we know as the Three Laws of Robotics. Here are stories of robots gone mad, mind-reading robots, robots with a sense of humor, robot politicians, and robots who secretly run the world, all told with Asimov's trademark dramatic blend of science fact and science fiction
The runaways by John Rowe Townsend( Book )
4 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
I, robot by David Fickling( Book )
3 editions published between 1979 and 1988 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
The puppet masters by Robert A Heinlein( Book )
6 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
At key points throughout North America, an invasion force is taking over communications, government, industry-and people's bodies. And the nation is helpless to stop it because the invaders multiply far faster than they can be destroyed, controlling the mind of every unsuspecting person they encounter. Enter Sam Cavanaugh, a can-do intelligence officer for the United States' most secret service. Cavanaugh is the only man who can stop the invaders. But to do that he'll have to be invaded himself!
The hustler by David Fickling( Book )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
The path of peril by David Fickling( Book )
2 editions published in 1985 in Undetermined and English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Firefox by Craig Thomas( Book )
4 editions published in 1980 in English and Catalan and held by 15 libraries worldwide
The Soviet Mig-31 is the deadliest warplane ever built. Codenamed FIREFOX by NATO, it can fly over 4,000 mph, is invisible to radar--and has a lethally sophisticated weapons system that its pilot can control by thought impulses. There's only one way for the West to fight the greatest threat since the Second World War: hijack the Firefox!--From publisher description
Helmquest by David Fickling( Book )
2 editions published in 1986 in Undetermined and English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Starflight zero by David Fickling( Book )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
The death of grass by David Fickling( Book )
2 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Ten doors of doom by David Fickling( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
 
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